Mass spectrometry was applied to patient samples.
When discussing the atom bomb, mass destruction springs to mind.
The equipment needed was a mass spectrometer.
There were mass graves in the old moat.
It is mass murder against us.
He wanted to study mass media in society.
The critical mass is traveling between various climates.
Now the previously silent, oppressed masses can form a multitude capable of bringing about radical steps in the liberation of humankind.
There grew up a mass of controversial matter which it is amusing to read now.
The materials mixed with the iron borings cause them to rust into a solid mass, and in doing so a slight expansion takes place.
What does architecture amount to in the experience of the mass of men?
This cement mass is heightened at many places so as to make platforms and supports for huts.
At the beginning I was only a little mass of possibilities.
He was climbing now, hand over hand, over a mass of boulders, his flashlight re-hooked to his waist.
His eyes were soft in the candlelight as he surveyed her jumbled mass of curls.
They saw a mass of tough green vines all matted together and writhing and twisting around like a nest of great snakes.
Mass communication means we no longer read a number like "a million dead"—we actually see them, see pictures of them.
Dean gritted his teeth and dropped once more, just as a block of frozen mass as large as his head struck a glancing blow to his already aching shoulder.
GEORGE FRISBIE HOAR Cambridge, Mass., November 25, 1901.
The whole bank, which is from twenty to forty feet high, is sometimes overlaid with a mass of this kind of foliage, or sandy rupture, for a quarter of a mile on one or both sides, the produce of one spring day.
Then, in the glow of yet another rocket, he saw it—a nearly unrecognizable mass of twisted red metal.
The mass food industry of today cannot make this claim.
The woman.s face was hidden behind a mass of blonde hair, but he recognized the hot pink fingernails instantly.
TO MR. WILLIAM WADE Wrentham, Mass., June 5, 1899. ...Linnie Haguewood's letter, which you sent me some weeks ago, interested me very much.
For the French retreating along the old Smolensk road, the final goal-- their native land--was too remote, and their immediate goal was Smolensk, toward which all their desires and hopes, enormously intensified in the mass, urged them on.
She avoided turning around to see what must have been a hulking grey mass of metal spaceship.
Mass extinction, deforestation, dead zones in oceans, and on and on and on.
Gazing at the obvious mass in her brain, she knew the results were bad, but were they worse?
In military affairs the strength of an army is the product of its mass and some unknown x.
In 1857 Pasteur decisively proved that fermentation was a physiological process, for he showed that the yeast which produced fermentation was no dead mass, as assumed by Liebig, but consisted of living organisms capable of growth and multiplication.
The spirit of an army is the factor which multiplied by the mass gives the resulting force.
The commander-in-chief never takes direct part in the action itself, but only gives general orders concerning the movement of the mass of the troops.
The powers of a deity with the sociopathic tendencies of a mass murderer?
It is worn by bishops, priests, deacons and subdeacons under the other eucharistic vestments, either at Mass or at functions connected with it.
The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.
The fingers and toes flow to their extent from the thawing mass of the body.
We are accustomed to say, that the mass of men are unprepared; but improvement is slow, because the few are not materially wiser or better than the many.
Nesvitski looked round and saw, some fifteen paces away but separated by the living mass of moving infantry, Vaska Denisov, red and shaggy, with his cap on the back of his black head and a cloak hanging jauntily over his shoulder.
The French, retreating in 1812--though according to tactics they should have separated into detachments to defend themselves--congregated into a mass because the spirit of the army had so fallen that only the mass held the army together.
Reaches Benevento, near which it receives several tributaries; then curves round the mountain mass to the N.
After the vigorous reaction has ceased and all the sodium has been used up, the mass is thrown into dilute hydrochloric acid, when the soluble sodium salts go into solution, and the insoluble boron remains as a brown powder, which may by filtered off and dried.
That Sunday, the Rostovs went to Mass at the Razumovskis' private chapel as usual.
How could one capture a commander-in-chief from among such a mass of troops!
As they passed near a church in the Khamovniki (one of the few unburned quarters of Moscow) the whole mass of prisoners suddenly started to one side and exclamations of horror and disgust were heard.
While Pumpkin Green was not at this week's mass, or probably any other service within miles of Ouray, Billy Langstrom's partner in love Melissa attended.
She heard the beastly snarl and caught the blurred mass of darkness, punctuated only by two flashes of silver, as Rhyn flew by her.
Rissa drew her sword but guided her horse forward, eyes searching the mass of struggling bodies for the warlord.
Norton in 1877, and his Letters were edited and privately printed at Cambridge, Mass., in 1878 by James Bradley Thayer.
The iodide, Co12, is produced by heating cobalt and iodine together, and forms a greyish-green mass which dissolves readily in water forming a red solution.
In the same year the Lutheran reformation took hold of him, and he began to issue appeals in prose and verse against the Mass and against the pope as antichrist.
Leo treated the Uniate Greeks with great loyalty, and by bull of the 18th of May 1521 forbade Latin clergy to celebrate mass in Greek churches and Latin bishops to ordain Greek clergy.
He was well aware that the mass of the Russian nation was on his side.
In England at the Reformation the alb went out of use with the other "Mass vestments," and remained out of use in the Church of England until the ritual revival of the 19th century.
1900); and Williamstown and Williams College (Norwood, Mass., 1899).
At Franeker his house was a small château, " separated by a moat from the rest of the town, where the mass could be said in safety."' And one motive in favour of accepting an invitation to England lay in the alleged leanings of Charles I.
Alexander returns to Babylon, is crowned with much pomp and mass is celebrated.
Mass meetings were held, and a committee was appointed for the purpose of considering what action should be taken to defeat the ambitious designs of the provincials.
The Central Plateau has probably been a land mass ever since this period, but the rest of the country was flooded by the Palaeozoic sea.
Those of any other burrowing mammal, the retina being reduced to a mass of simple cells, and the cornea and sclerotic ("white") to a pearshaped fibrous capsule enclosing a ball of pigment.
In the past, when most media was mass media, it was essential to create products with mass appeal.
July 9, 1897. ...Teacher and I are going to spend the summer at Wrentham, Mass. with our friends, the Chamberlins.
I feel as if I were nearer to the vitals of the globe, for this sandy overflow is something such a foliaceous mass as the vitals of the animal body.
It is wonderful how rapidly yet perfectly the sand organizes itself as it flows, using the best material its mass affords to form the sharp edges of its channel.
Prince Andrew, being always near the commander in chief, closely following the mass movements and general orders, and constantly studying historical accounts of battles, involuntarily pictured to himself the course of events in the forthcoming action in broad outline.
The troops were running in such a dense mass that once surrounded by them it was difficult to get out again.
He had not ridden many hundred yards after that before he saw to his left, across the whole width of the field, an enormous mass of cavalry in brilliant white uniforms, mounted on black horses, trotting straight toward him and across his path.
The other day when he came out from Mass in full uniform, Michael Sidorych...
With his hand on his saddlebow, he was ready to dismount and stab the wolf, when she suddenly thrust her head up from among that mass of dogs, and then her forepaws were on the edge of the gully.
Beyond Vyazma the French army instead of moving in three columns huddled together into one mass, and so went on to the end.
Helen and I spent the summer of 1888 with Mrs. Hopkins at her home in Brewster, Mass., where she kindly relieved me a part of the time, of the care of Helen.
The mass of men are still and always young in this respect.
The whole moving mass began pressing closer together and a report spread that they were ordered to halt: evidently those in front had halted.
Upon them the undivided, tensely passionate attention of that whole mass of men was concentrated.
The ice, that had held under those on foot, collapsed in a great mass, and some forty men who were on it dashed, some forward and some back, drowning one another.
A tall, beautiful woman with a mass of plaited hair and much exposed plump white shoulders and neck, round which she wore a double string of large pearls, entered the adjoining box rustling her heavy silk dress and took a long time settling into her place.
So one might have thought that regarding this period of the campaign the historians, who attributed the actions of the mass to the will of one man, would have found it impossible to make the story of the retreat fit their theory.
The sole importance of the crossing of the Berezina lies in the fact that it plainly and indubitably proved the fallacy of all the plans for cutting off the enemy's retreat and the soundness of the only possible line of action--the one Kutuzov and the general mass of the army demanded--namely, simply to follow the enemy up.
The common mushroom (Agaricus campestris) is propagated by spores, the fine black dust seen to be thrown off when a mature specimen is laid on white paper or a white dish; these give rise to what is known as the "spawn" or mycelium, which consists of whitish threads permeating dried dung or similar substances, and which, when planted in a proper medium, runs through the mass, and eventually develops the fructification known as the mushroom.
Almost immediately after the adoption of the ordinance a mass meeting at Clarksburg recommended that each county in north-western Virginia send delegates to a convention to meet in Wheeling on the 13th of May 1861.
In mentioning a visit to Lexington, Mass., she writes: As we rode along we could see the forest monarchs bend their proud forms to listen to the little children of the woodlands whispering their secrets.
Rhyn was a mass murderer, a creature who had tried to wipe out the human race.
That a mass murdering demon was the only man she'd ever felt so comfortable with made no sense.
In about ten days, when the mass is milkwarm, the bed will be ready for spawning, which consists of inserting small pieces of spawn bricks into the sloping sides of the bed, about 6 in.
Equally indecisive is the further exploration as to evidence for the opinion held by other naturalists that the endemic species of the different islands have resulted from subsidences, through volcanic action, which have reduced one large island mass into a number of islets, wherein the separated species became differentiated during their isolation.
And yet, we know of no cases of mass "left behind-ness," of people unable to learn how to function in this environment.
The afternoon sun penetrated the mass of honeysuckle that covered the porch, and fell on my upturned face.
TO THE CHAIRMAN OF THE ACADEMIC BOARD OF RADCLIFFE COLLEGE 138 Brattle Street, Cambridge, Mass., May 5, 1900.
After a while the moving mass became agitated, someone rode past on a white horse followed by his suite, and said something in passing: What did he say?
By evening, the adjutants had spread it to all ends and parts of the army, and in the night from the nineteenth to the twentieth, the whole eighty thousand allied troops rose from their bivouacs to the hum of voices, and the army swayed and started in one enormous mass six miles long.
On Sunday morning Marya Dmitrievna invited her visitors to Mass at her parish church--the Church of the Assumption built over the graves of victims of the plague.
But we need only penetrate to the essence of any historic event--which lies in the activity of the general mass of men who take part in it--to be convinced that the will of the historic hero does not control the actions of the mass but is itself continually controlled.
With my luck, they'll be mass murderers wanted in 20 states and I'll get my butt kicked for not checking them out.
Rostov was horrified to hear later that of all that mass of huge and handsome men, of all those brilliant, rich youths, officers and cadets, who had galloped past him on their thousand-ruble horses, only eighteen were left after the charge.
All this naked white human flesh, laughing and shrieking, floundered about in that dirty pool like carp stuffed into a watering can, and the suggestion of merriment in that floundering mass rendered it specially pathetic.
What is man but a mass of thawing clay?
Momentum (quantity of motion) is the product of mass and velocity.
She, on the other hand, was living a Stephen King novel in the clutches of a mass murderer.
TO CHARLES DUDLEY WARNER Wrentham, Mass., June 7, 1898.